South Mountain New No. 1 GCAA NJCAA Division II Coaches Poll

NORMAN, Okla. – South Mountain ended Mesa’s run atop the rankings to become the new top-ranked team in the GCAA NJCAA Division II Coaches Poll. South Mountain claimed four first-place votes.

Darton State moved up four spots to second and received two first-place votes. Mississippi Gulf Coast and Tyler each moved up one place to third and fourth, respectively. Mesa was tabbed first on two ballots despite its tumble to No. 5.

Kirkwood debuted at No. 9 while Andrew fell from the ranking.

NJCAA DII - 10/24/14

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous Rank
1 South Mountain (4) 75 2
2 Darton State (2) 69 6
3 Mississippi Gulf Coast 54 4
4 Tyler JC 47 5
5 Mesa (2) 39 1
6 Walters State 32 3
7 Meridian 30 8
8 Owens 25 7
9 Kirkwood 17 NR
10 Black Hawk 9 9
       
Dropped From Ranking: Andrew (#10)    
       
Others Receiving Votes: Abraham Baldwin, 7; Grand Rapids, 7; Murray State, 7; Andrew, 5; Lackawanna, 5; Copiah Lincoln, 4; Iowa Lakes, 3; Rend Lake, 3; Southeastern, 1.